Part-time Building Monitor

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Part-time Building Monitor

Palos Hills Resource & Recreation Department

Night & Weekend Building Monitor


The City of Palos Hills is currently seeking a part-time building monitor to work 2-3 weeknights and Saturdays.  Week night hours are approximately 4:30-8:30 pm (every other Wednesday until 9:30 pm) and Saturday hours are 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.

Job Duties

  1. Register individuals in park programs using RecTrac software.
  2. Greet individuals at front desk and answer phone calls.
  3. Set up tables and chairs for programs and put them away when program done. (Must be able to lift approximately 30 pounds.)
  4. Conduct walk through of building at night and Saturday afternoons before locking building up and setting alarm code.
  5. Open building on Saturday mornings.
  6. Supervise and monitor open gym.
  7. Assist with projects left by full-time and Playschool staff.
  8. Assist in special events that take place during normal work hours.
  9. Perform CPR/first aid as needed.


Job Preparation

  1. Must be at least 18 years of age.
  2. Must pass criminal background check.
  3. Must be able to work evenings and weekends.
  4. Must be available to come in early to assist with programs on occasion.
  5. Must be able to work independently.



  1. Dress professionally and wear a City of Palos shirt.
  2. The City issued FOB is only to be used to enter the office before a shift and during work hours. It may not be used any other times to gain access to the office.  The FOB must be returned on the last day of employment.
  3. Monitors may check in 15 minutes before their scheduled shift. Their shift ends at the scheduled closing time or 10 minutes after the last participant leaves.
  4. Employees are always on camera and must be professional at all times.
  5. The monitor reports directly to the Recreation Supervisor, then the Superintendent of Recreation.
  6. No one is allowed behind the front office desk unless first aid is being administered.
  7. If a phone or lap top is being used, it must be used at one of the back desks.
  8. Requested time off should be requested at two weeks in advance.


Position pays $10.00 per hour.  For further questions, call Jen Grabowski at 430-4500.

2019-04-30T07:52:17+00:00 April 30th, 2019|Categories: Events, News|